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Mikonkatu 15, Helsinki 00100, Finland
(09) 6122 030
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4:00 pm - 4:00 am
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Sun - Sat 4:00 pm - 4:00 am
Dining options: Drinks

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Nice bar, empty club

The bar at the entrance floor was crowded but nice. Good atmosphere and friendly staff. Aim to go to the club downstairs but that was almost empty at midnight on a Saturday. Stayed in the bar though.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Peter J
Helsinki, Finland
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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The bar at the entrance floor was crowded but nice. Good atmosphere and friendly staff. Aim to go to the club downstairs but that was almost empty at midnight on a Saturday. Stayed in the bar though.

Thank Peter J
Fort McMurray
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ended up here a few times in Helsinki as it is open until 4am, so if you're not quite ready to head home when the rest of the bars close this place is great. Its rock themed but filled with a really interesting mix of people!

Thank MrsLudlow
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved this bar very much, be warned alcohol is very expensive in Finland. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone, have some drinks listen to some great music, or enjoy some dancing or bands downstairs!!!

Thank Patty D
Espoo, Finland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Popular place during summer. Nice outside place for people watching. Very small toilets (for ladies).

Thank Taija K
Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Rock and heavy metal bar in the middle of the city near railway station. It is a famous bar and if you like rock and roll music that is the place to go. Summer time there are terrace outside. The owner is very nice.

Thank Eero N
Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Just nearby the railway station you will find this rock and heavy metal bar. They have live music on many nights during the week and a dark rock 'n roll atmosphere. The drinks are pretty expensive (6 to 10 euros) but they are the same prices all around the centre of Helsinki. In the summer there are places outside.

Thank Hanhiemo
Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

The best hard rock & heavy music bar in Helsinki. Upstairs you find a cool bar with pool table and patio during summer. Downstairs you will find a live music venue with cool interior. Highly recommend to all hard rock & heavy music fans!

Thank Almari76
Matelica, Italia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

great place to have a couple of beers or whatever you like to drink i guess, they have like different areas, from classic rock to heavy metal and live music, they made my new year's eve!

Thank KosmiKgirl
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013 via mobile

Need to find a rock bar in Helsinki? Well this one is slap bang in the middle. If you visit on a busy night - it is popular you might not notice the stairs at the back that lead down to the club. A decent stage for live gigs and if you're not lucky enough to visit on a night... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

Go play pool, drink, watch live music and comediennes down stairs. Situated just the otherside of the main square as you come down from SimonKattu this is a good place to go for an easy evening out. However, don't expect any food!

Thank zulu_7

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  • Address: Mikonkatu 15, Helsinki 00100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Uusimaa  >  Helsinki>  > Vironniemi
  • Neighborhood: Vironniemi
  • Phone Number: (09) 6122 030
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4:00 pm - 4:00 am
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4:00 pm - 4:00 am
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4:00 pm - 4:00 am
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